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Unformatted text preview: Most of a physical therapists day is spent walking, crouching, bending, and using her muscles, and long days followed by sore evenings are common. 5. Describe the typical job duties for a physical therapist. They alleviate impairments by implementing and modifying therapeutic interventions. They also promote functional independence through instruction of patients in therapeutic exercise, cardiovascular endurance training, and training in activities of daily living. Lastly, they promote fitness, health, and quality of life in people of all ages. 6. List general categories of science coursework required of physical therapists. Biology, Chemistry, and Physics are all required coursework....
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- Spring '08